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Tag: oily skin
Are you doing all the right things?
Thanks to our hot and humid weather, almost everyone who lives in the Philippines will struggle with oily skin and acne at one point. However, for a select few, these skin concerns aren't purely geographical or even seasonal. Many of us are just
Keep shine at bay in your selfies!
In the Philippines, it's practically summer all year round. With the constant humidity blasting our faces, in addition to the insulated heat of our masks, there is no guarantee our base makeup wont melt after a few hours.If that's something you struggle
Your dehydrated skin will drink these up and thank you for it!
We know exactly what you’re thinking: If you have oily and acne-prone skin, do you still need to use moisturizer? We get it.S lathering cream on top of a shiny complexion is likely the last thing you want to do, but you’d be
Drop these bad habits ASAP.
Needing to blot your T-zone every two hours is not fun. Having oily skin myself, I sympathize on an almost spiritual level. Still, hear me out: Having oily skin isn't that bad. It actually has some great long-term perks, like being better
The actress revealed the serum she uses to fade her acne marks!
Like a lot of us, actress Glaiza De Castro also deals with an oily complexion—and even pimple marks!During the Preview 25 House Party, Glaiza shared that one of the best skincare lessons she learned in her 30s is to simply use the right moisturizer for her
It has all the essential steps!
Everyone's skin is different, so whether yours thrives in a minimalistic routine or a grandiose one with 10 steps, it should be nobody's business. Skincare is self-care after all, and as long as you're using products that are doing your skin more
Avoid using heavy creams.
If you have oily skin, blotting sheets or face powders are staples in your kikay kit. They work wonders in quickly cutting back shine, but as you know, this mattifying effect doesn't last long. If you want to lessen the need to reach for your trusty face powder (especially if you want to
You don't need to settle for greasy skin forever.
Managing your oily skin is totally possible and don't let your pores tell you otherwise! The first step, of course, is to find the right combination of skincare products for your skin type, and you'll eventually see the results. If you need some
Fight shine for the hotter temps!
Toners are a staple in a basic skincare routine. It's commonly used to remove traces of dirt and makeup—but it can actually do more than cleanse the skin! Packed with numerous skincare benefits, toners help balance the pH level of the skin, and it
Because it's way too hot for a full face.
Being extra with your beauty routine in the dry season (A.K.A. "summer") is quite the struggle. Less automatically feels like more, leaving all of us with no choice but to make a few necessary switches. Nobody wants to look a mess, we
Oily food is NOT on the list.
Acne is something that most of us, if not all, go through. We spend so many years (and cash) trying to find our holy grail product that can banish our pimples for life. It's a painful trial and error process. It sometimes
Clay masks, anyone?
Having oily skin is high-maintenance—you're constantly searching for products that can help mattify the shine. But with the number of products in the market right now, it's hard to tell which ones are good for your complexion and which ones will only
Hydrate and soothe your skin in one go!
Aloe vera is perhaps one of the most widely-used soothing skincare ingredients out there. When it's not mixed into a product, it usually comes in the form of a ready-made gel, which has extracts from a real aloe vera plant and does
Say goodbye to blotchy foundations!
Thanks to its hype, compact cushions remain a popular choice among many beauty afficionados, but they're not exactly the go-to for people who struggle with greasy T-zones and oily skin. But you don't have to worry because we found five compact cushions
What a steal!
Elisse Joson believes confidence is the key to being beautiful, no matter what your skin color may be. While the desire to have lighter skin varies from person to person, she thinks this should not be used as a beauty standard."For me,
It's an essential step you definitely you shouldn't skip!
While some believe that a toner is a skippable step, we believe that it is in fact one of the most important. Many people still think that the use of toner means swiping harsh and drying alcohol on the face, but that's
Is it skincare or highlighter? They'll never know.
The tropical country girl's pursuit for "glass skin" makeup is challenging, thanks to our collective fear of accidentally looking like a grease ball. But as impossible as pulling it off seems, there are simple tricks you can do to cop that trendy
Give your regimen a full K-beauty makeover!
We don't blame you for falling hard and fast for K-beauty, especially for their skincare. Those glow-inducing options are hard to resist, given that they offer a variety of impressive formulas that are perfect for Asian skin. This is probably why many
Nope, we don't mean Dr. Vicki Belo!
Some people believe in using moisturizer, while some don't. Regardless of which side you're on, we present a more neutral perspective: You don't always need to use it. But before you squint at your screen in doubt, let us explain—or better yet, allow
It's a confusing skin type, to say the least.
Ah, combination skin—the skin type that can't seem to make up its mind. Is it oily? Is it dry? Is it both? It's truly hard to tell, and we can't blame you for being confused. But one thing is for sure, though—if